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2017 Standings

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American League Central
Rnk
Win

Loss

Pct

GB

RS/G

RA/G

Diff/G

Pyth
O/U

Hit List Rank
(through 04-29)
1 Chicago White Sox 13 9 .591 - 4.32 3.45 0.87 1.5 10
2 Cleveland Indians 13 10 .565 0.5 4.57 4.22 0.35 -0.6 6
3 Minnesota Twins 11 11 .500 2.0 4.27 4.18 0.09 -0.1 14
4 Detroit Tigers 11 12 .478 2.5 4.83 5.65 -0.82 1.9 24
5 Kansas City Royals 7 15 .318 6.0 2.64 4.23 -1.59 -0.3 30



2017 Rankings

7 Wins is tied for 29th in MLB, tied for 14th in league, 5th in division
15 Losses is 29th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
.318 Win Pct is 29th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
2.64 RS/G is 30th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.23 RA/G is 12th in MLB, 9th in league, 4th in division
-1.59 Diff/G is 31st in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
-0.3 Pyth O/U is 20th in MLB, 9th in league, 4th in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 04-30)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 80 59 .576 693 589 .268 .338 .435
Detroit Tigers 69 70 .496 644 650 .261 .321 .424
Minnesota Twins 68 72 .486 640 658 .251 .318 .422
Chicago White Sox 64 76 .457 600 663 .253 .306 .402
Kansas City Royals 62 78 .443 591 666 .256 .310 .398

Top offensive performers by B2

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

4 B2
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

4 B2
Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

3 B2

Top Pitching Performers by DRA

Mike Minor
Mike Minor

2.33 DRA
Scott Alexander
Scott Alexander

2.51 DRA
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

2.58 DRA

Hitters by B2 descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R
Sorted Descending
2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 91 6 4 0 0 4 14 17 6 0 .276 .396 .329 .260 3.8 0.5
2Alcides Escobar 82 4 4 0 0 2 3 18 0 0 .167 .198 .218 .157 -5.4 -0.4
3Mike Moustakas 84 12 3 0 7 11 4 18 0 0 .275 .310 .575 .292 4.7 0.3
4Alex Gordon 93 6 3 0 0 5 7 20 0 1 .181 .269 .217 .184 -4.2 -0.2
5Salvador Perez 81 7 2 0 6 11 3 16 0 0 .247 .272 .506 .259 3.3 0.1
6Drew Butera 17 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .188 .188 .250 .155 -0.9 -0.1
7Eric Hosmer 92 4 1 1 1 6 7 12 0 0 .224 .283 .294 .201 -5.2 -0.4
8Cheslor Cuthbert 31 1 0 0 1 1 2 7 0 0 .138 .194 .241 .166 -2.2 -0.2
9Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
10Jorge Bonifacio 22 1 0 0 1 2 2 4 0 0 .300 .364 .450 .278 0.7 0.0
11Whit Merrifield 34 3 0 1 1 2 3 4 1 0 .233 .324 .400 .266 0.8 0.0
12Christian Colon 12 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .091 .167 .091 .115 -1.5 -0.1
13Brandon Moss 64 5 0 0 4 6 7 24 1 0 .143 .234 .357 .213 -3.1 -0.4
14Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .142 -4.1 -0.4
15Raul Mondesi 46 4 0 0 1 2 3 16 5 2 .103 .167 .179 .144 -4.6 -0.4

Pitchers by DRA ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP
Sorted Ascending
DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Mike Minor 0 1 0 9 0 9.7 7.45 2.79 7.45 0.00 3.72 2.14 2.33 2.7 0.3
2Scott Alexander 0 1 0 6 0 10.3 5.23 1.74 5.23 0.87 1.74 3.54 2.51 2.7 0.3
3Jason Vargas 3 1 0 4 4 25.7 7.36 0.70 9.82 0.35 1.40 1.42 2.58 7.6 0.8
4Joakim Soria 1 1 0 10 0 10.7 6.75 5.91 10.97 0.00 2.53 2.39 2.63 2.7 0.3
5Peter Moylan 0 0 0 13 0 9.7 9.31 2.79 7.45 0.93 5.59 3.79 3.13 1.9 0.2
6Danny Duffy 2 1 0 5 5 32.0 7.59 3.38 6.75 0.56 2.81 3.49 3.40 6.6 0.7
7Kelvin Herrera 1 0 3 8 0 8.0 3.38 2.25 5.62 2.25 2.25 5.61 3.91 0.9 0.1
8Matt Strahm 0 2 0 6 0 4.0 11.25 13.50 4.50 2.25 15.75 9.61 4.26 0.3 0.0
9Ian Kennedy 0 2 0 5 5 31.3 4.88 4.02 8.04 0.86 2.30 3.66 4.47 2.7 0.3
10Jason Hammel 0 2 0 4 4 18.7 11.09 4.82 6.75 0.00 5.30 3.29 4.83 0.9 0.1
11Jake Junis 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 18.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 8.86 4.91 0.0 0.0
12Nate Karns 0 2 0 5 4 23.0 9.39 3.52 7.43 2.35 6.26 5.90 7.00 -4.5 -0.5
13Chris Young 0 0 0 6 0 7.7 15.26 4.70 5.87 1.17 5.87 4.82 10.73 -5.0 -0.5
14Travis Wood 0 2 0 9 0 5.3 15.19 13.50 8.44 1.69 18.56 7.92 14.39 -5.6 -0.6

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